Tour «Millennial Brest, 2 days»
Tour «Millennial Brest, 2 days»
Route: Minsk - Brest - Kamenetz - Belovezhskaya Pushcha - Minsk
The tour begins with a meeting at the station near carriage No. 5 of your train with a yellow sign "Тур Белая Русь", transfer to the hotel, breakfast at the hotel Belarus, receiving of an information sheet, map of Minsk.
After breakfast at 8:00 we leave Minsk for Brest.
We arrive in Brest in the afternoon (at about 13:00). We settle in a hotel of the selected category, have lunch, go on an excursion to the Brest Fortress.
Excursion with a visit to the Brest Fortress
It was built in 1842 and went down in history twice: here in the White Palace in 1918, peace was concluded between Soviet Russia and Germany; and here her garrison held the heroic defense in the early days of World War II. Inspection of the majestic memorial "Brest Fortress Hero", including forts, bastions, barracks, sculptural compositions. Book an excursion on our website and you will visit the Museum of Defense of the Brest Fortress located in the old barracks on the central island of the fortress - the Citadel.
Sightseeing tour of Brest
Brest is an ancient city on the border of Belarus and Poland (the first mention in 1019!). The city has an ancient and eventful history: the first of the Belarusian cities he received Magdeburg Law; here in 1596 the Brest Church Union was concluded, uniting the eastern and western branches of Christianity; many outstanding people lived here. In 1921, Brest became part of Poland, and in September 1939 - in the USSR.
You will see the main attractions of Brest:
- Holy Simeon Cathedral,
- Nicholas fraternal church,
- mansions of the 19th - early 20th centuries.
And at sunset on the main pedestrian street - Sovetskaya, you can admire the daily ceremony of lighting retro lamps with a flashlight in the form of Peter's times. Take a picture with him - for good luck! Free time, walks around the city, shopping.
Overnight in Brest.
We have breakfast, check out fr om the hotel and set off to get acquainted with Belovezhskaya Pushcha.
Excursion to Belovezhskaya Pushcha.
It is inscribed on the UNESCO World Cultural and Natural Heritage List. Belovezhskaya Pushcha is a National Park that combines a rich flora and amazing landscapes. Europe’s tallest spruce grows here, powerful bison live here, there is an amazing diversity of the animal world. Many great names are associated with these parts - from the brothers Tyszkiewicz and Tyzengauz to Napoleon and Nicholas II. In Pushcha you will visit the Museum of Nature, whose rich collection of exhibits represents the full palette of flora and fauna of Belarus.
A visit to the estate of Ded Moroz - a fabulous estate with many buildings and surprises. The estate is located in the depths of the Bialoveza Forest, wh ere bison feeders are equipped. There were built huts of Ded Moroz and the Snow Maiden, a gift warehouse of Ded Moroz "Skarbnitsa", a mill. Visiting enclosures with animals. Free time for photographing and buying souvenirs made of wood, clay, straw.
Moving to Brest with the song "Belovezhskaya Pushcha". On the road, in the town of Kamenetz, there is a magnificent 30-meter-high dungeon tower, built at the end of the 13th century. Sightseeing around the tower, inspection from the outside.
Arrival in Brest. Free time, walks. Transfer to the station by 16.30, departure home or return with a bus to Minsk and departure to Moscow from Minsk after 22.00.
Attention: transfer from Belovezhskaya Pushcha to the railway station to the train Brest - St. Petersburg is possible with departure at 14.05. Transfer fee from 2 800 Russian rubles per car. The cost of lunch is refunded.